These are just some of our most popular activities at Swan Valley Adventure Centre
Swan Valley Adventure Centre offers the following activities. These activities must be completed in groups and are run by appointment only.
All Abilities Course
Our easy access high ropes course activity is specifically designed for all abilities! This course uses the state of the art roller system for manoeuvrability throughout the course. An instructor will be running this activity to ensure the safety of all participants including a trip down the flying fox! This is the only all abilities high ropes course available in Western Australia!
There is nothing better then gaining confidence by lowering yourself over the edge of a high tower. Conquer your fears and learn about the different techniques required to complete this activity.
Become the Robin Hood of Swan Valley with this popular sport that hones hand-eye coordination. Based in our undercover archery range, participants will be taught the skills they need to hit the bullseye. Patience and active listening will be required to be successful. Our sessions follow the strict guidelines set by Archery WA.
Engage with the environment in our wonderful area of onsite bushland. Learn and utilise skills on how to build a safe fire using flint, construct a secure shelter in the bush, cook with a camp fire, and find clean water and use other survival skills. Activities are dependent on the season.
Our activities have been aimed at building relationships and trust. Design and build a giant catapult using materials collected throughout the day. This activity is best suited at the end of a full day of team challenges!
Canoeing & Kayaking
Explore the Swan River on our three person Canadian Canoes or single person Kayaks. Starting from our own private beach, participants will learn to work as a team to learn water safety, develop skills, build relationships and play a range of games on the Swan River.
Work together to be successful! This is a very inclusive challenge where groups have multiple jobs to do including building the highest tower possible made of crates. Two participants are on top of the tower to build it to the highest point, whilst the rest of the group are suppling the crates and holding the ropes to ensure the builders safety.
The ultimate stamina test! Navigate through cargo nets, tunnels, balancing challenges, and much more. This is a physical team challenge guaranteed to keep you active!
Escape Room - The Blackout Zone
You survived a plane crash, which left you stranded in the middle of the Swan Valley, miles from nowhere. Test your nerves and bring your team together in a multi-room escape challenge. Follow the clues, solve various problems and overcome your fear of the dark through a maze of mysterious caves! Can you solve the puzzle and make it out alive? Only Available April 30 - October 31.
Launching from our 8m tower, the flying fox transports your over the grounds of Swan Valley Adventure Centre. Take the challenge to race a mate forwards, backwards or upside down! We have two 100m long flying foxes set up side by side. Maximum weight 110kg.
Want to get involved in the next craze? Frisbee Golf is fun for all ages and fitness levels utilising the two large ovals at the adventure centre. This 9 hole course is fun for all and it can be done during the day and night!
High Ropes Course
Our state of the art High Ropes course is set in a beautiful area of bushland over Jane Brook River. The course is 10m high and is not for the faint-hearted. We use a continuous safe roller belay system for ensuring the safest possible experience. The minimum age is 12+, with a minimum height restriction of 133cm and a maximum weight of 110kg. Level of difficulty can increase depending on each individual.
A series of "get to know you" games, great for bringing a team together! Icebreakers are a great way to begin your adventure!
Team work and cooperation! Your objective is to climb to the top of a suspended ladder. Gaps between each log become wider the higher you go!
Challenge yourself to build a kite that will fly! Hone your engineering and design skills while having fun!
Leap Of Faith
One of our most Challenging activities! You will climb a large telegraph pole, stand on top of it and take "the leap of faith". By taking "the leap of faith" your goal is to jump and hit the orange ball suspended in the air. Your group members will keep the ropes tight as you leap off the pole. A great teambuilding activity to develop trust and conquer the fear of heights.
Hop on the mountain bike and journey through the natural bush alongside Jane Brook, down the slopes, up the hills, and around the beautiful Swan Valley site! Take on the challenge of our mountain biking course or take it to the next level with time trials!
From treasure hunts, to a full Orienteering competition. Learn how to read maps and use a compass like Indiana Jones. Find your own lost ark!
You will glide through the air, powered by the force and effort of your team mates working together to pull you higher and faster! Participants take it in turns to be pulled through the air. This activity is suitable for all abilities.
Work in teams to plan, assess risks, and gain the skills to build a floating raft from different materials! Once completed, the group will test the newly constructed raft on the Swan River. All sessions are safely conducted on our beach.
River Trip (3 Hours)
Enjoy half a day on the stunning Swan River, seeing local wildlife and untouched parts of the Swan Valley! This is a great team building activity.
Climb to the top of our 10m tower which is ideal for beginners or attempt our 2m deep over hanging roof for a real challenge! The chimney is great for improving technique and testing your upper body strength.
Team Building Challenges
Swan Valley Adventure Centre has a multitude of team building activities for children and adults. Teams must work together to complete as many challenges within 90 minutes.
Meet our Activity Manager
Grant started at Swan Valley Adventure Centre back in 2019 as a casual instructor. Since then, he has progressed through the ranks of Senior Instructor and in late 2022 became the Activity Manager. Grant has been volunteering and working with youth and adults for over 15 years in the Outdoor Industry. His passion is mentoring and encouraging both youth and adults to succeed to the best of their ability, in the physically and emotionally demanding situations they face whilst participating in their programmed activities. His background in training and assessing helps his team of instructors to develop their skills, ensuring an exciting and safe program is delivered.